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The Open University

Management and Leadership, Essentials

The Open University via FutureLearn Program


Chartered Manager is the highest status you can achieve in the management profession. Thousands of managers are already working towards Chartered status, as proof of their ability to lead people and manage change.

Now you can take your first step towards becoming a Chartered Manager with the Management and Leadership, Essentials program – two online courses from The Open University Business School and the CMI (Chartered Management Institute).

Accessible on desktop, tablet or mobile and delivered in bite-sized chunks, these two courses provide a flexible way to enhance your management skills and demonstrate your continuing professional development (CPD).


Courses under this program:
Course 1: Management and Leadership: Growing as a Manager
-Explore the foundations of successful management with this free online course from The Open University and CMI.

Course 2: Management and Leadership: Leading a Team
-Develop a business plan and build a team with this online course from The Open University and CMI.


Taught by

Angela Lilley


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